Jun 16, 2022 - Sale 2609

Sale 2609 - Lot 382

Price Realized: $ 2,750
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 1,000 - $ 1,500
BEARDSLEY, AUBREY. Le Morte Darthur. In the original 12 parts. Plates, illustrations and decorations by Beardsley. Square 8vo, original pictorial green wrappers, numbers 2 and 4 with spines darkened and chipped including some loss, overall age toning and edgewear to wrappers; contents generally quite clean; housed in three separate 1/4 calf folders within matching slipcases. First edition in the original parts, regular issue, one of 1500 copies from an overall limitation of 1800. Scarce survival in the fragile wrappers. London: J.M. Dent & Co., 1893-1894